Verizon outbids AT&T for key 5G wireless spectrum (updated)
$3.1 billion is apparently enough to acquire Straight Path Communications and its millimeter-wave radio licenses.
Google Fiber considers gigabit WiFi to cheaply cover last mile
This could quickly extend Fiber’s reach to clamoring fans.
Facebook might have a solution to its free WiFi's shortcomings
It involves a new codebase that helps network nodes operate faster and independently.
Verizon starts testing 5G wireless in the field
It's partnering with Samsung to make gigabit cellular data a reality.
Facebook eyes millimeter-wave wireless to power free internet
Zuckerberg's company is researching the same tech used by Starry.
China has a microwave pain weapon of its own
The US may never have used its microwave pain gun in combat, but that isn't stopping China from ex...
Panasonic details radar-based technology that can detect collisions in low light
Collision detection for cars? Yeah, scientists are on that. But whenever we read about concepts li...
DARPA planning high-speed wireless for soldiers in the field
DARPA has its hands and, more importantly, its money in just about everything. Weapons, robots, the...
Multi-gigabit wireless broadband within our grasp, capped data plans laugh in our face
Bring it on, LTE-Advanced. In case you've been looking for ways to eat up your capped data plan a...